Who is Rush Limbaugh? Rush Limbaugh Bio/Wiki
Rush Hudson Limbaugh III, a conservative political commentator, author, and former television show host, is an American radio personality.
He is best known as the host of The Rush Limbaugh Show, a radio show that has been in nationwide syndication on AM and FM radio stations since 1988. He was born on January 12, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, U.S.
As of 2020, He is 69 years old.
From 1992 to 1996, Limbaugh presented a national television program. He has published seven books; the New York Times Best Selling list was made up of his first two, The Way Things Ought to Be (1992) and See, I Told You So (1993). Limbaugh is one of the highest paying radio figures. Forbes reported his earnings at $84.5 million in 2018.
In December 2019, Talkers Magazine projected that the Limbaugh show gained a combined weekly audience of 15.5 million listeners to become the United States’ most-listened-to radio show.
Since the 1990s, Limbaugh has become one of the premier voices of the U.S. conservative movement. He was inducted into the Fame Hall of National Radio and the Fame Hall of the National Association of Broadcasters. President Donald Trump gave him the Presidential Medal of Freedom during the 2020 State of the Union Address.
On race, LGBT issues, feminism, and sexual consent, Limbaugh has shared controversial views. Limbaugh rejects climate change and has sponsored Middle East U.S. military actions.
Rush Limbaugh Says His Lung Cancer Is Terminal Full Details
Limbaugh was a guest of President Donald Trump at the 2020 State of the Union Address, where he was presented with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
On February 4, 2020, the day after he announced that he had advanced lung cancer.
Conservative talk show radio host Rush Limbaugh says he’s undergone a setback in his fight against stage 4 lung cancer, according to CNN. In hopes of keeping further improvement at bay for as long as possible, Limbaugh said his doctors adjusted his drugs. “Prior to this week’s update, he said that cancer “had been reduced, and it had become manageable.”
“It’s tough to realize that the days where I do not think I’m under a death sentence are over, Limbaugh said. “Now, we all are, is the point. We all know that we’re going to die at some point, but when you have a terminal disease diagnosis that has a time frame to it, then that puts a different psychological and even physical awareness to it.”
Rush Limbaugh radicalized my parents and made my life tangibly worse.
His homophobic rhetoric made it significantly harder for me to come out.
Good riddance. pic.twitter.com/CgLXKf8zA7
— FloralAndy (@FloralAndy) October 20, 2020